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Serial No: 21233

List top 5 skills: commissioning, engineering, support refinery activities., technical support
Short Bio:

Tomas Cabrera is a Bachelor Degree in Engineering Electronic Mention Control & Instrumentation with a degree as Specialist in Automation. 16 years of experience. My skills are: Design, Review, Installation, Commissioning, Technical support, advisor and Start-Up of Oil Projects. I also had the opportunity to be in Technical Services Department as Supervisor during many years at Refinery in Venezuela. Actually I Work for PDVSA Engineering & Construction with the goal to increase oil capacity

Current location: 

Lecheria/Venezuela - View on map

Nationality: 

Spaniard

Preferred Sector of Employment: 

Oil, Gas and Energy

Spoken languages: 

Spanish english

Locations I am interested in working:

Anywhere



PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

COMPANY: PDVSA ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION OIL EXPERIENCE

From: 10-01-2013

To: Now

EPC OF FACILITIES FOR EXTRA-HEAVY CRUDE OIL PRODUCTION INCREASEMENT FROM 105 MDB TO 165 MDB WITHIN SINOVENSA PETROLEOM FACILITIES IN MIXTURE PLANT JOSE, MORICHAL AND BLOCK MPE-3. US $500 MM Project

Review the Detail Engineering

Instrumentation, Control & Telecom Leader

Member of Engineering Management

Review everything regarding Automation & Instrumentation, Support at Construction Section, Review customer requirements as applicable to confirm design compliance for the application, Assist in developing piping and instrumentation diagrams/drawings (P&IDs) to ensure compliance with client specifications, Provide engineering support for the projects following Safety Lifecycle Process (ISA 84.00.01) due to my International TÜV Functional Safety Engineer. Certificate Number: TÜVFSEng 1192/08, Review P&IDs, Review customer specifications to match specification, Review and approval of products such as: Specification Instruments and Data Sheet, Valves and Instrument lists, Control Architectural, Calculation Report, Metric Computations, Material List, Expand current DCS Foxboro (Design and Install), Design and Install Emergency Shutdown System (ESD) , Wire List, Approved Vendor List, Design and Install Programmable Logic Controller, Design and Install Intrusion Detection, Telecommunication System, Technical Bid Evaluations, Access control and CCTV systems, Design and Install Fire Detection System, SIS, Design and Install Burner Management System (BMS), Design and Install SCADA (expand current SCADA), Control Signals, Design and Install Machinery Protection System (MPS), Bills of Materials, Confirm correct instrumentation symbol and control scheme, Review: sizes for control valve, relief valve, flow element, and mounting; recommend ; Review requisition for inquiry and purchase of instrumentation; perform control valve sizing.

This project involves: Clusters, Separators, Desalters, Stripper Tower, booster pumps, water treatment plant, diluent pipeline, Storage tanks (Crude Oil, diluent, water), recovery diluent unit, Shared facilities, Mixing area and many others areas. Drawings, Material Requisition and Providing support in the Instrumentation area for procurement activities . Ensuring that the design is carried out as per the PDVSA standard practices and in conformance with the quality management system. Identification of issues that impact project progress and reporting to Project Managers and Technical Manager. Providing site engineering support, as well as other inter-disciplinary support (e.g.Inspection or Procurement technical support).

COMPANY: PDVSA ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION OIL EXPERIENCE

From: 12-18-2010

To: 09-30-2013

Employment: Instrumentation Engineer

Member of Quality Management & Best Practices

Engineering Quality Control and Assurance (Instrumentation)

Review products in order to make sure they meet PDVSA criteria according Technical Quality, Engineering Quality Control and Assurance of different projects, Support in Best Practices such as: PDRI, Value Engineering, Constructability Analysis, Support to the Quality Management System in conducting Technical Audits, Support in designing Check List.

COMPANY: PDVSA PTO. LA CRUZ REFINERY

From: 03-25-2003

To: 12-17-2010

Employment: Technical Services Department (Supervisor)

Member of Technical Management

Provide Technical Support for other Managements (Operation, Maintenance and Procurement) regarding Instrumentation Field, Experience in field instrumentation, and Provide instrument and control system support for any project regarding to Turnaround or other projects. This support was focused upon ensuring high reliability of the plant’s present and future instrument and control system infrastructure, Emission of Technical Report, Review Many Projects in Instrumentation Area, Assist in developing and reviewing Engineering Documents, Support in Plant Turnarounds, Construction Inspector, Improvement of the Instrumentation Installed on Refinery, Support in: Sludge Plant Start Up (MC&P), VALCOR Project US $500 Project upgrading RPLC Refinery, Commissioning and Start-Up Team (Project Valcor) and other projects as well, Troubleshooting, Support at Refinery in Shutdowns and figure out the solutions, Replace obsolete instruments, Design and Install New Instrument, Support at Operation Management, Support at Procurement Management, Turbo Generators, Docks concerning Instrumentation, Distillation Units and many others. Support at consulting engineers, procurement and operations teams. Engineering Development for Replacement of many Systems such as: Actuators for Slide Valves, Control System from Mark IV to Mark VI, Support in FAT Test (ELLIOT Compressors), Training received regarding NATCO Desalter Technology, Support in Loading Arm for Docks, Participate in the HAZOP & WHAT IF studies. Work closely with Operations, Process, and Process Safety Teams, and Area Process Control Engineer ensuring that the designs are carried out as per the PDVSA standard practices, Interact with Vendors. Conducted and Participated in Management of Change. Mentor of new I&E Engineers. Making recommendations regarding reliability and continuous improvement of instrumentation. Primary support for incident investigations & root cause failure analysis related to instrumentation

COMPANY RLG CONSULTING ( FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEM PROJECT ) OIL EXPERIENCE

From: 10-19-02

To: 12-25-02

Employment: Instrument Designer Engineer

PROJECT “DESIGN & STANDARD OF THE AUTOMATIC FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEM – PLANT OF GASOLINE PTO. ORDAZ, PDVSA ”

Design of Basic Engineering PROJECT AUTOMATIC FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEM for PDVSA SISOR, Specification Instruments and Data Sheet, Wire List, Instrument List, Bills of Materials for Construction, Drawings, Rpm, Philosophy of Control and much more documents.

COMPANY: SADEVEN INDUSTRIAS (LASMO – ENI PROJECT ) OIL EXPERIENCE

From: 01-20-02

To: 10-26-02

Employment: Quality Control Inspector (Instrumentation)

Instrumentation Assistant. Start Up Project Technician, Loop Check in Motor & Instrumentation, Loop Check in PLC.

COMPANY: INELECTRA ( AUTOMACRU PROJECT ) OIL EXPERIENCE

From: 09-17-01

To: 12-18-01

Employment: Basic Engineer

Automation of Automacru Project ( PDVSA – INELECTRA ). Specification Instruments and Data Sheet . Others Engineer Documents.

COMPANY: P.S.I.,C.A. SAN ROQUE REFINERY ( P.D.V.S.A. ). OIL EXPERIENCE

From: 04-24-01

To: 07-06-01

Employment: Instrumentation & Electricity Foreman

Improving at Start & Stop Emergency System of Main furnaces of Refinery San Roque, Pipe Conduit, Wire Connection, Instruments Installed, Punch List, Air Supply.

COMPANY: SADEVEN INDUSTRIAS (ORINOCO IRON PROJECT ) GAS EXPERIENCE

From: 01-20-00

To: 10-26-00

Employment: Quality Control Overseer ( Instrumentation )

Loop Check Buiquetter Building I & II , Loop Check Advance, Fail repair, Devices Check on field, Punch List, Check PLC Signal.

COMPANY: ENERGY OVERSEAS INTERNAC. ( POSVEN PROJECT ) GAS EXPERIENCE

From: 12-07-99

To: 09-10-99

Employment: Instrumentation Assistant. Start Up Project Technician

Loop Check in Motor & Instrumentation, Loop Check in PLC.

COMPANY: FORMICONI, C.A. ( POSVEN PROJECT ) GAS EXPERIENCE

From: 07-04-99

To: 02-07-99

Employment: Instrumentation Laboratory ( Foreman ) .

Devices Check ( Instrumentation )

COMPANY: DSD – CGI, ( POSVEN PROJECT )

From: 04-01-99

To: 15-03-99

Employment: Instrumentation Laboratory ( Foreman ) .

Devices Check ( Instrumentation )

COURSES ATTENDED FOR PROFESSIONAL IMPROVEMENT

• Foundation FieldBus Emerson, Pto. La Cruz

Year 2015, 08 Hrs.

• Risk Analysis applying Crystal Ball Silog, Maracaibo

Year 2013, 24 Hrs.

• Internal Auditor Bureau Veritas, Caracas

Year 2013, 24 Hrs.

• Best Practices of Internal Audits Intevep, Los Teques.

Year 2012, 32 Hrs.

• Project Management Mayol & Consultores C.A, Maracaibo,

Year 2011, 40 Hrs.

• Implementation of Quality Systems in Construction Companies.

AENOR, Caracas.

Year 2011, 40 Hrs

• Internacional TÜV Functional Safety Engineer. Certificate Number: TÜVFSEng 1192/08 Melia Caracas Hotel, Invensys de Venezuela

Year 2008, 32 Hrs.

• Introduction to Advanced Process Control IFP, CIED. PDVSA. Refinery Pto. La Cruz.

Year 2007, 40 Hrs.

• English Course Level V CIED. PDVSA Refinery Pto. La Cruz.

Year 2007, 120 Hrs.

• English Course Level IV CIED. PDVSA Refinery Pto. La Cruz.

Year 2007, 120 Hrs.

• English Course Level III CIED. PDVSA Refinery Pto. La Cruz.

Year 2006, 120 Hrs.

• Furnace Operations IFP, CIED. PDVSA Refinery Pto. La Cruz.

Year 2006, 40 Hrs.

• Quality Control for Projects CIED. PDVSA. Refinery Pto. La Cruz.

Year 2006, 24 Hrs.

• Basic Course Level Transmitter (SAAB Radar) P&B Controles, PDVSA-Pto. La Cruz

Year 2006, 24 Hrs.

• Combustion & Furnances CIED. PDVSA. Refinery Pto. La Cruz.

Year 2006, 32 Hrs.

• Automatic Process Control Level II UBV, Paraguaná, Edo. Falcón.

Year 2005, 40 Hrs

• Tendency in Automation Industrial Melia Caracas Hotel, Caracas.

Year 2005, 16 Hrs

• Automatic Process Control Level I Honeywell, ACS Global Learning, Caracas

Año 2004, 40 Hrs.

EDUCATION:

Electronic Engineer ( Control & Instrumentation ). Graduated in 1999

Specialist in Automation. University of Oriente (UDO), Pto. La Cruz.